Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'April Dawn'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1993, p.3, “Breeding Camellias for Garden Culture” by C.R. & K.M. Parks: A seedling of Berenice Boddy x Hikarugenji (‘Herme’); 60-L-9-CF-29; Erect habit, vigorous growth rate with shades of shell-pink and white variegated (not virus induced) formal double flowers. Heavy bud set and long blooming period. The pink and white variegation amongst the flowers over the whole of the plant is interesting. Originated by Dr C.R. Parks, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA.